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Fortress at Alba Iulia, Transylvania

Fortress at Alba Iulia. May 2014.
Photos courtesy of Standard Travel Fotos

The fortress at Alba Iulia is a classic example of a star-shaped fortress with bastions. The original fortress, which dated from the Roman era, was square. The latest fortress dates from the 18th century during the period of the Hapsburg Empire.

These photos are from the fortress at Alba Iulia, May 17, 2014.:

  • Moat beyond the outer wall
  • Drawbridge and main gate
  • Trench between outer and inner walls
  • Details of drawbridge mechanism
  • East Gate
  • Bronze statue of musketeer
  • View of Citadel and cathedrals inside the fortress walls
  • Zinc sculpture in trench between walls
  • Fortress Walls
  • Lovely garden in trench between wall
  • Modern LED lighting unit to illuminate the fortress
  • Quartz tungsten globe to illuminate the fortress

Weather: Warm and Sunny.
Camera: Nikon D700 DSLR camera with Nikkor 28-300/f3.5-5.6 VR lens.
Exposure: Program mode, matrix metering, Auto ISO, Auto focus.
Post-processed with Adobe Lightroom 2.

Gallery Information
Title: Fortress at Alba Iulia, Transylvania, Romania Photo Gallery
Model: None
Photographer: Standard Travel Photos
Date of Photography: 17-May-2014;
Location: Alba Iulia, Transylvania, Romania
Setting: EXT. - DAY
Website: LBB Magazine

Number of Images:43

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